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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School

This collection includes items related to the St. Joseph's College Indian Normal School. Operating from 1888 to 1896, the U.S. government funded the school's operation. Established by the Catholic Indian Missions with funding from Katharine Drexel, the school taught 60 Indian children.



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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
by Dominic B. Gerlach
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St. Joseph's Indian Normal School, 1888-1896 by Dominic B. Gerlach. Reprinted from the INDIANA MAGAZINE OF HISTORY Vol. 69, March, 1973.
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, SJC History, Rensselaer,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Father J.A. Stephan [October 12, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from NB to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [December 13, 1887] (in 1888 folder since 1887 folder does not exist)
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Henry Drees P.P.O.S. to Father George L. Willard [October 15, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to George L. Willard [July 14, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Reverend Joseph Braummer, Chancery to Fort Wayne to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [December 28, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
by Saint Joseph's College
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Hon. Commissioner of Indiana Affairs [October 20, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Katharine Mary Drexel [December 8, 1887] (copy from 1887 in the 1888 file)
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [July 31, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Chas F. Lusk to Rev. George L. Willard [August 8, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Rev. Wertz to George L. Willard [February 23, 1889] (copy from 1889 in the 1888 file) - related to 1889-02-27-Ind-0001
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, Rev....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of five sheet receipt packet. Money issued to George L. Willard from J.F. Malo, M.D. [August 22-23, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [May 18, 1888]
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Brochure for St. Joseph's College Indian Normal School.
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, SJC History, Rensselaer,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Rev. Father J.A. Stephan? [July 27, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Modern printout of letter from George L. Willard to Katherine Mary Drexel [October 16, 1888] - attached to 1888-10-16-Ind-0001
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [April 6, 1888] (Says letter from 1889 in the 1888 file" but it's clearly 1888 not 1889)"
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Father J.A. Stephan [July 13, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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2-part letter (not listed anywhere in the Unk-Ind-0001 file) - 1. from Francois Morin to his son Tobie (Gobie) Morin and 2. from J.F. Malo, M.D. attesting to Francois Morin's hunting injury
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, Tobie...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Mr. Chas F. Lusk [June 15, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Anthony Dick [February 14, 1889] (copy from 1889 in the 1888 file) - related to 1889-02-27-Ind-0001
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Chronology of St. Joseph's Indian Normal School.
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, SJC History, Rensselaer,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Anthony Dick [March 21, 1889] (copy from 1889 in the 1888 file)
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [April 25, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Andrew W. Abbard (writing from St. Vincent's Abbey) to J.A. Stephan Director of Indiana Bureau) [October 16, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [August 24, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A, Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [March 18, 1888] (regarding illness)
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.M.J. to Father J.A. Stephan [August 27, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [November 1, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, J.A....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A, Stephan (Sherman House, Chicago) to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [August 16, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Chas F. Lusk, Secretary to Father J.A. Stephan [December 21, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to John. H. Oberly (Comm. of Indian Affairs) [February 27, 1889] (attached with two other corresponding letters-1889 letter in the 1888 file) - related to 1889-02-14-Ind-0001 1889-02-23-Ind-0001
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, John...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Mother M. Ansiem (Mother General) to Edward A. Maziarz [August 4, 1959]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, M....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Katherine Mary Drexel [October 16, 1888] (two copies of the original)
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Mr. Chas F. Lusk [October 17, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Father J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel (Union Depot Hotel) [December 18, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, J.A....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [October 20, 1888]
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Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Mr. Chas F. Lusk [December 30, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Hon. John H. Oberly, Commission of Indian Affairs [October 30, 1888] (two copies)
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, J.A....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Chas F. Lusk (Secretary) to John. H. Oberly (Comm. Of Indian Affairs) [October 23, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, John...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Sr. M. Cecile and Sr. M. Ida, O.S.F. to Miss Katharine Drexel [December 23, 1888]
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Herbert R. Hill wrote an article titled "The Story of St. Joseph's: From Indian Mission School to Modern College", which was published in the April, 1977 issue of Outdoor Indiana Magazine. Copy this link and paste it into a browser to view the article on the Outdoor Indiana Archives website: http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/metsnav3/general/index.html#mets=http%3A%2F%2Fpurl.dlib.indiana.edu%2Fiudl%2Fgeneral%2Fmets%2FVAA3736-1977-04&page=24
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, SJC History, Rensselaer,...
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from Sister M. Ida to Miss Katharine Mary Drexel [October 23, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, M....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from J.A. Stephan to Rev. Odorie Derentral, Keshena, Wis. [October 27, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, J.A....
Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana - Indian Normal School
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Copy of letter from George L. Willard to Mr. Chas F. Lusk [October 20, 1888]
Topics: Saint Joseph's College, SJC, Saint Joe, St. Joseph's College, St. Joe, Indian Normal School, George...